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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Sat. Jan 7th, 2023


John W. “Johnny” Hulsey, 69, Dawsonville
John W. “Johnny” Hulsey, 69, of Dawsonville passed away Saturday, January 7, 2023.   Born October 25, 1953 to the late John D. “Moon” and Louise ...


David Wright Sherman, 89, Cornelia
David Wright Sherman, age 89, of Cornelia, passed away on Saturday, January 7, 2023.    Born on March 17, 1933, in Winchester, Massachusetts, he was a son of the la ...


Ottis Dean Bennett, 93, Buford
Ottis Dean Bennett, 93, of Buford, GA passed away Saturday, January 7, 2023. He was preceded in death by his parents, William Marion Bennett and Maude Cash Bennett; son, Michael An ...
Martha A. Suggs, 92, Gainesville
Martha A. Suggs, age 92 of Gainesville entered rest Saturday January 7, 2023 at the Oaks @ Limestone in Gainesville. Martha was born in Townsend, Georgia to the late Thomas & ...


Betty Ann Kirkpatrick, 71, Roanoke, Al
Betty Ann Kirkpatrick, 71, of Roanoke, AL passed away on January 7, 2023 in Gainesville, GA. Ann was born in Fulton County, GA on September 3, 1951 to the late Fred Birdsong and ...
Jackie Cougan (JC) Lance, age 83 of Athens passed away Saturday, January 7, 2023. Memorial Services to be held 2:00 pm Saturday, January 21, 2023 at Lawson Funeral Home Chapel. The ...


Austin Blain Holcombe 12/23/97 to 1/7/23 355 Underwood Farm Road, Cleveland, Ga 30528   Austin succumbed to a compilation of things including Duchenne ...
'Laverne & Shirley' actor Cindy Williams dies at 75
Cindy Williams, who played Shirley opposite Penny Marshall’s Laverne on the popular sitcom “Laverne & Shirley,” has died
Robbie Knievel, daredevil son of Evel Knievel, dies at 60
Robbie Knievel, an American stunt motorcycle performer and son of thrill-seeking father Evel Knievel, has died
Tatjana Patitz, supermodel of '80s and '90s, dies at 56
One of an elite group of glamorous supermodels who graced magazine covers in the ’80s and ’90s and appeared in George Michael’s “Freedom
Nate Thayer, reporter who interviewed Pol Pot, dies
Nate Thayer, a fearless reporter who survived several brushes with death while covering conflict in Southeast Asia and was the last Western journalist to interview Khmer Rouge leader Pol Pot, has died
Bob Penny, bit actor in numerous Hollywood films, dies at 87
An Alabama actor who played small roles in movies including “Forrest Gump” and “Sweet Home Alabama” has died at age 87
Pelé, Brazil’s mighty king of ‘beautiful game,’ has died
Pelé, Brazil’s mighty king of soccer, has died
Eloise R. Gilmer dead at 97
Eloise R. Gilmer of Gainesville passed away at the age of 97 Wednesday, December 7, 2022.
Robert Clary, last of the ‘Hogan’s Heroes’ stars, dies at 96
Robert Clary, who played a prisoner of war in the TV sitcom “Hogan’s Heroes,” has died